Kuebix Weighs-In on Amazon Prime Day’s Impact on the Supply Chain Industry
Summer’s “Black Friday” Starts Today; Retailers Ready Themselves for Increased Volume and Customer Expectations
MAYNARD, Mass., July 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kuebix, creator of a transportation management system (TMS) that delivers true freight intelligence, takes a look at the impact Amazon Prime Day will have on the supply chain. This annual event kicks off today at 3:00 PM ET and is one of the biggest e-commerce days of the year, with sales growing over 60 percent year-over-year since 2016. Prime Day features deep discounts for Amazon Prime members and will generate sales to rival those of the holiday season, even during one of the year’s lowest sales periods. Retailers supplying the 560M+ items available every day on Amazon in the USA are upping their game with the help of technology to meet expectations for quick deliveries and excellent service by optimizing their shipments and improving visibility.